Archive for 30 July 2013


Not so humble: Latest Humble Bundle offers Dead Island, Saints Row 3, Risen 2

I remember when the Humble Bundles were called Humble Indie Bundles.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Zeno Clash II vs your frame-rate: New challenge maps released

A pair of free challenge maps have descended upon Zeno Clash II today, along with a 60% off sale on Steam (making the game a very reasonable $8.00 USD.) The first is a fairly standard “waves of attack” mode, albeit in traditional Zeno Clash style (so not that standard.) 50 waves of foes stand between you and ultimate glory.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

So Langres: Popular multiplayer map reborn for Company of Heroes 2

By the sounds of things, ‘Langres’ was a preeeetty popular map for the original Company of Heroes, so bringing it back for Company of Heroes 2 sounds like a fairly sold plan.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

See The Elder Scrolls Online online: Bethesda to stream it from QuakeCon

Bethesda have unveiled the full lineup of panels and presentations at QuakeCon’s main stage, but – if you’re not going – you’ll likely be more interested to hear that they’ll also be streaming a lot of the more interesting one.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

River Plateful: PES 2014 licenses Argentinian Primera División

The Pro Evo series has gone a bit South American for its last few outings, nabbing licenses for things like the Copa Libertadores tournament.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Cloudberry Kingdom review

If you want to be a games journalist, I’d caution you about one thing.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Conspicuous: Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag screens show multiplayer

Three new screens from the forthcoming coming-late-to-PC Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag have popped up today, showing off the title’s multiplayer mode.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Animal house: Mighty Quest for Epic Loot’s second Open House begins

Ubisoft have announced the beginning of the second Open House event for Mighty Quest for Epic Loot.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Guild Wars 2 celebrating Queen’s Jubilee in August

Well, isn’t that lovely? Divinity’s Reach is about to celebrate ten years of Queen Jennah’s rule, and you’re invited to the party!

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Europa Universalis 4 pre-orders bring Crusader Kings 2 save converter

Well, I can’t say that was exactly expected. Pre-order Paradox’ Europa Universalis 4 and you’ll get a Crusader Kings 2 savegame importer – as well as a copy of Crusader Kings 2, so that you can use it.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

BioShock Infinite DLC Clash in the Clouds and Burial at Sea announced

Here it is, the first real news on Bioshock Infinite DLC and it’s called Clash in the Clouds.  

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Saints No: Australia bans Saints Row 4 again

Oh, Australia, country of my birth. I love you, but you are a bit weird about those videogame things.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Jul 2013 | 3

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot monetisation system rolled back

How many times have you thought a game system was simply ill-conceived but the developers refused to budge?

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

More spies vs other mercs: Ubisoft shows ‘Blacklist’ version of spies vs mercs mode

Did you know that Splinter Cell: Blacklist is going to have two different versions of the popular ‘Spies vs Mercs’ multiplayer mode?

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Bioshock Infinite DLC announcement teased for Tuesday

Update:  The DLC has been announced
Where is the Bioshock Infinite DLC?

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2013 | 3